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Available Instruments

TECHNICAL TEXTILES

1 Air Permeability Tester Useful for Geo-textiles
2 BTRA Water Permeability Tester
3 BTRA Hydraulic Transmissivity Tester
4 Cone Drop Tester
5 Index Puncture Resistance Tester
6 CBR Puncture Resistance Tester
7 Direct Shear Tester
8 Sieve Shaker (for apparent opening size)
9 Diaphragm (Mullen) bursting strength tester
10 Ball bursting strength tester
11 Taber Abrasion Tester
12 SDL Thickness Tester
13 BTRA Thickness Tester
14 Carbon Black Content Tester
15 Environmental Stress Cracking Resistance Tester
16 Melt Flow Index Tester
17 Peel Bond Tester
18 Porometer
19 Universal Tensile Machines
(Instron / Tinius Olsen / STAR Makes)
High capacity tensile testing of geo-textile & others
20 Compressional Recovery Tester For Insulation pads, Rugs, Carpets, Waddings, Backing / feeling material, Foam / Rubber etc
21 Impact Resilience Tester For rugs and automotive textiles
22 Estameter [electrostatic charge] For carpets / nonwovens
23 Liquid Strike Through Time Tester [LISTER] For cover stocks and absorbing materials
24 Particle Size Analyser  
25 Filtration Efficiency Tester  

APPLIED CHEMISTRY / PHYSICS

1 FTIR SPECTRPHOTOMETER For testing of raw material of geo-textiles & automotive textiles
2 DSC & TGA THERMOGRAPH
3 X-RAY DIFFRACTROMETER
4 HONESTOMETER ( static charge )
5 ELECTRICAL RESISTIVITY TESTER] For conductive textiles
6 SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE For special purpose tests
7 ESTAMETER (static charge) For automotive textiles
8 LOI TESTER For automotive textiles, protective clothing

ECO LAB
  • HPTLC, AAS
  • GC MS, TOC
PHYSICAL TESTING
  • UTM : INSTRON & STAR TESTING SYSTEM
  • VIBROMAT
  • TENSORAPID
  • UT3
  • EDAX / SEM
  • MULLEN ( DIAPHRAGM ) BURSTING TESTER
  • HVI / AFIS
CHEMICAL TESTING
  • XENON ARC LIGHT FASTNESS TESTER
  • SPRAY TESTER AND OTHERS